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Quotation by Robert Lowell
I will catch Christ with a greased worm,
And when the Prince of Darkness stalks
My bloodstream to its Stygian term . . .
On water the Man-Fisher walks.
Robert Lowell (1917–1977), U.S. poet. The Drunken Fisherman (l. 37–40). . .
Selected Poems [Robert Lowell]. (Rev. ed. 1977; repr. 1993) Farrar, Straus and Giroux.
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